Wooden Pergolas for Your Garden
Your Pergol FAQ:
What is a Pergola?
A pergola is an outdoor structure consisting of columns that support a roofing grid of beams and rafters. This roofing grid may be left open or covered so as to create an area sheltered from the elements. Pergolas may be freestanding or attached to a house.
What is the point of having a pergola?
Do pergolas need planning permission?
What is a pergola with a roof called?
Where should a pergola be placed?
For the best shade coverage for the majority of the day with an open-roof pergola, place it so the rafters orient north and south. As the sun travels, the rafters cast wide lines of shade under the structure, except around midday when the sun is directly overhead.
If you want to add a little form and shape to your garden what better way than with one of our beautiful pergolas or gazebos with or without sides.